Two-day Higher Education Leadership Forum @ Mumbai



EVENT DESCRIPTION

Day 1: Friday, March 11, 2016

Time
Topic
Expert Presenters
09:00 to 09:10 a.m.  
Registration

09:10 to 09:20 a.m.      
Framing the Event, Setting the Context
  • Dr. B. Venkatesh Kumar,
  • Course Director, Chair, Higher Education Leadership Academy,
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences
9.20 to 10.20 a.m.
Keynote Address
  • Dr. Sanjay Deshmukh
  • Vice Chancellor
  • University of Mumbai
10:20 to 12:00 a.m.
Discussion and Working Groups:
Organizational Effectiveness and Performance Management-System Governance
  • Dr. S. Parasuraman, Director
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • Dr. Peter Eckel,
  • Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania
12:00 to 01.30 p.m.
Discussion and Working Groups:
Strategic Planning and Needs Assessment: Preparing Institutional and State Higher Education Plan
  • Dr. B. Venkatesh Kumar,
  • Course Director, Chair, Higher Education Leadership Academy,
  • Tata Institute of Social Science
  • Dr. Sharon Ravitch,
  • Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania

01:30 to 2:30 p.m.  -  Working Lunch

02:30 to 03:45 p.m.  
Discussion and Working Groups:
In Pursuit of Institutional Excellence, Financing Higher Education
  • Dr. M.S. Ananth,
  • Former Director,
  • (IIT, Madras)  &
  • Visiting Professor IIT, Mumbai
  • Dr. Robert Zemsky,
  • Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania
03:45 to 05:00 p.m
Talk on Leadership
  • Dr. Gerard Jellig, Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania & Superintendent, South Brunswick School District, USA

05:15 to 05:30 p.m  - Tea Break

07:00 to 07:30 p.m.  
Distinguished Scholar Lecture:
Lessons for Change Leaders
  • Dr. Peter Eckel,
  • Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania

7:30 p.m. onwards - Networking and Dinner





Day 2: Saturday, March 12, 2016

Time
Topic
Expert Presenters
9:30 to 10.45 a.m.
Participants’ feedback on Content Framework
  • Dr. B. Venkatesh Kumar,
  • Course Director, Chair, Higher Education Leadership Academy,
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • Dr. Sharon Ravitch,
  • Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dr. Peter Eckel
  • Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania

10:45 to 11:00 a.m.  -  Tea Break


11:00 to 12:30 p.m.
Discussion and Working Groups:
Organizational Health and Development: Motivation, Effective Engagement and Team Building
  • Dr. Gerard Jellig, Graduate School of Education,
  • University of Pennsylvania & Superintendent, South Brunswick School District, USA

12:30 to 1:30 p.m.  -  Lunch Break


1:30 to 3.30 p.m.
Working Session – Action Plan and Way Forward
(Small-group facilitation by speakers)
Report-In and Plan Development
  • Dr. B. Venkatesh Kumar,
  • Course Director, Chair, Higher Education Leadership Academy,
  • Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • Dr. Sharon Ravitch,
  • Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania
03.30 to 04.00 p.m.
Closing Remarks:Review and Next Steps
  • Open Forum with Experts as Panel


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